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Brookville in Jefferson County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Jefferson County

 
 
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By Mike Wintermantel, May 27, 2011
1. Jefferson County Marker
Inscription. Formed March 26, 1804 out of Lycoming County and named for President Thomas Jefferson. Until 1806 attached to Westmoreland County, then to Indiana County until 1830. Noted for its coal and lumber industries. Brookville, county seat, was incorporated 1834.
 
Erected 1982 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Location. 41° 9.637′ N, 79° 4.795′ W. Marker is in Brookville, Pennsylvania, in Jefferson County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Main Street (U.S. 322) and Pickering Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Brookville PA 15825, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within 17 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Elijah Heath (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Lewis Earle Sandt (approx. 0.3 miles away); Olean Road (approx. 6.6 miles away); First Pennsylvania Troopers Killed in the Line of Duty (approx. 12.4 miles away); Great Shamokin Path (approx. 16.2 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  Jefferson County Department of Development. (Submitted on May 31, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Political Subdivisions
 
Jefferson County Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, May 27, 2011
2. Jefferson County Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 308 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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